Used 2003 Subaru Forester Features & Specs

Overview

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Engine Typegasgasgas
Transmission4-speed automatic4-speed automatic5-speed manual
Drive Trainall wheel driveall wheel driveall wheel drive
Cylindersflat 4flat 4flat 4
Combined MPG212121
Total Seating555
Basic Warranty3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.

Drive Train

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Center and rear limited slip differentialyesyesyes
Drive typeall wheel driveall wheel driveall wheel drive
Transmission4-speed automatic4-speed automatic5-speed manual
mechanical center differentialyesyesno
viscous center differentialnonoyes

Fuel & MPG

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EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)19/24 mpg19/24 mpg19/25 mpg
Range in miles (cty/hwy)302.1/381.6 mi.302.1/381.6 mi.302.1/397.5 mi.
Fuel tank capacity15.9 gal.15.9 gal.15.9 gal.
Combined MPG212121
Fuel typeregular unleadedregular unleadedregular unleaded

Engine

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Torque166 ft-lbs. @ 4000 rpm166 ft-lbs. @ 4000 rpm166 ft-lbs. @ 4000 rpm
Base engine size2.5 L2.5 L2.5 L
Horsepower165 hp @ 5600 rpm165 hp @ 5600 rpm165 hp @ 5600 rpm
Turning circle34.8 ft.34.8 ft.34.8 ft.
Valves161616
Base engine typegasgasgas
Cam typeSingle overhead cam (SOHC)Single overhead cam (SOHC)Single overhead cam (SOHC)
Cylindersflat 4flat 4flat 4

Safety

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electronic brakeforce distributionyesyesyes
front seatbelt pretensionersyesyesyes
4-wheel ABSyesyesyes
Rear door child safety locksyesyesyes
dual front with head protection chambers side-mounted airbagsyesyesyes
daytime running lightsyesyesyes
front fog/driving lightsyesyesyes
Rear center 3-point beltyesyesyes
child seat anchorsyesyesyes
Rear height adjustable headrestsyesyesyes
2 front headrestsyesyesyes
3 rear headrestsyesyesyes
Ventilated front disc / solid rear disc brakesyesyesyes
anti-theft alarm systemyesyesyes

In-Car Entertainment

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element antennayesyesyes
AM/FM stereoyesyesyes
4 total speakersyesyesyes
120 watts stereo outputyesyesyes

Comfort & Convenience

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overhead console with storageyesyesyes
front seatback storageyesyesyes
cruise controlyesyesyes
cargo area lightyesyesyes
leather steering wheelyesyesyes
tilt-adjustable steering wheelyesyesyes
Climate controlyesyesyes
12V cargo area power outlet(s)yesyesyes
front reading lightsyesyesyes
speed-proportional power steeringyesyesyes
front and rear cupholdersyesyesyes
Rear floor matsyesyesyes
front door pocketsyesyesyes
Dual vanity mirrorsyesyesyes
leather trim on shift knobyesyesyes

Power Feature

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1 one-touch power windowsyesyesyes
Power mirrorsyesyesyes
remote keyless power door locksyesyesyes
Heated mirrorsyesyesyes

Instrumentation

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low fuel level warningyesyesyes
clockyesyesyes
external temperature displayyesyesyes
tachometeryesyesyes

Front Seats

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bucket front seatsyesyesyes
2 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentyesyesyes
4 -way manual driver seat adjustmentsyesyesyes
heated passenger seatyesyesyes
Front leg room43.7 in.43.7 in.43.7 in.
Driver seat with manual adjustable lumbar supportyesyesyes
leatheryesnono
Front head room39 in.39.8 in.39 in.
height adjustable driver seatyesyesyes
heated driver seatyesyesyes
Front shoulder room53.5 in.53.5 in.53.5 in.
Front hip room51.6 in.51.6 in.51.6 in.
clothnoyesyes

Rear Seats

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Rear head room37 in.39.8 in.37 in.
Rear hip Room51.6 in.51.6 in.51.6 in.
Rear leg room33.7 in.33.7 in.33.7 in.
Rear shoulder room53.6 in.53.6 in.53.6 in.
rear ventilation ductsyesyesyes
Split-folding rear seatbackyesyesyes

Measurements

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Front track58.9 in.58.9 in.58.9 in.
Maximum cargo capacity62.7 cu.ft.64.1 cu.ft.62.7 cu.ft.
Curb weight3175 lbs.3140 lbs.3130 lbs.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place29.6 cu.ft.32 cu.ft.29.6 cu.ft.
Drag Coefficient0.35 Cd.0.35 Cd.0.35 Cd.
Length175.2 in.175.2 in.175.2 in.
Maximum towing capacity2000 lbs.2000 lbs.2400 lbs.
Ground clearance7.5 in.7.5 in.7.5 in.
Height65 in.65 in.65 in.
EPA interior volume91.2 cu.ft.93.5 cu.ft.91.2 cu.ft.
Wheel base99.4 in.99.4 in.99.4 in.
Width68.1 in.68.1 in.68.1 in.
Rear track58.5 in.58.5 in.58.5 in.

Colors

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Exterior Colors
  • Cayenne Red Pearl
  • Sierra Gold Metallic
  • Platinum Silver Metallic
  • Java Black Pearl
  • Aspen White
  • Pacifica Blue Pearl
  • Sierra Gold Metallic
  • Platinum Silver Metallic
  • Java Black Pearl
  • Woodland Green Pearl
  • Cayenne Red Pearl
  • Sierra Gold Metallic
  • Platinum Silver Metallic
  • Java Black Pearl
  • Aspen White
Interior Colors
  • Grey
  • Beige
  • Grey
  • Beige
  • Grey
  • Beige

Tires & Wheels

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Steel spare wheelyesyesyes
fullsize matching spare tireyesyesyes
P215/60R H tiresyesyesyes
All season tiresyesyesyes
alloy wheelsyesyesyes
16 x 6.5 in. wheelsyesyesyes

Suspension

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four-wheel independent suspensionyesyesyes
MacPherson strut rear suspensionyesyesyes
MacPherson strut front suspensionyesyesyes

Warranty

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Basic3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.
Drivetrain5 yr./ 60000 mi.5 yr./ 60000 mi.5 yr./ 60000 mi.
Roadside3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.3 yr./ 36000 mi.

Inventory

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